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Sustainability

The 21st Century presents a number of unprecedented and interrelated global challenges. Population growth, climate change, resource depletion (including energy and water) and food security are no longer the sole concern of governments or fragile communities. Instead, corporates now recognize that what were once viewed as inconsequential ‘externalities’ increasingly represent a clear threat to their current and future viability, particularly where those businesses operate extended and complex supply chains.

To keep up with information around sustainable PLM – especially as the SAC (Sustainable Apparel Coalition) is now teaming up with leading PLM providers to integrate the Higg Index into PLM compliance management modules – and compliance management software updates, check back here.



Lectra-ESCP Europe Chair organizes a round table discussion on “Fashion, Sustainable Development and Technology”

H&M, Kering, European TK’Blue Agency and Eva Zingoni presented their organizations’ actions Paris, October 13, 2015 – Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using soft materials—fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials—and ESCP Europe recently organized a round table on “Fashion, Sustainable Development and Technology” under the auspices of the “Fashion and Technology” Chair. The Lectra-ESCP […]

Lectra’s first apparel manufacturing seminar takes an in-depth look at the new rules of the changing fashion marketplace

Brands and manufacturers from 22 countries gather to explore winning business strategies Paris, August 4, 2015 – Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using soft materials—fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials—recently hosted its first apparel manufacturing seminar in Bordeaux-Cestas (France). The two-day event brought together close to 70 participants from different brands, retailers and manufacturers […]

CSR is Dead

Chris McCann, Director of Resilient.World and one of WhichPLM’s Experts, has over twenty years’ experience managing social and environmental programs for the supply chains of national and multi-national Fortune 500 companies. Find out why he believes “CSR is dead” here.

Texprocess 2015: Final Report

Over 13,300 trade visitors from 94 countries, an increase of ten percent over the previous edition, and 7,600 visitors from the concurrent Techtextil came to Texprocess to discover the world’s biggest range of new software solutions, processes and technologies for the garment and leather technology sector. The proportion of international visitors, i.e., from outside Germany, […]